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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Persist in ( লেগে থাকা ) He persisted in disturbing me.
  • Smile on ( অনুগ্রহ করা ) Fortune smiled on him.
  • Cure of ( আরগ্য হওয়া ) He will be cured of the disease very soon.
  • Accompanied by ( সঙ্গী হওয়া ) He was accompanied by his father.
  • Accustomed to ( অভ্যস্ত ) I am accustomed to such a life.
  • Prohibit from ( বারণ করা ) I prohibited him from going there.

Idioms:

  • Breathe one's last ( মারা যাওয়া ) The old man breathed his last on Sunday last.
  • As if ( যেন ) He swims so beautifully as if he is the Olympic gold medalist.
  • Bring to book ( শাস্তি দেওয়া ) He should be brought to book for his misconduct.
  • Curry favour ( তোষামোদ করিয়ে প্রিয় হওয়া ) He knows how to curry favour with officers.
  • bad shoot ( অসংগত অনুমান )
  • Bad blood ( মনোমালিন্য ; শত্রতা ; দ্বেষ ) Now there is bad blood between the two brothers.